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Joseph Arthur Sloan

THE name of Sloan has been very prominently identified with the history of shipbuilding in the United States for many ears, first on the Great Lakes, and more recently the Pacific Coast. Joseph Arthur Sloan, of catcle and inacortes, Wash., is one of the best- Known shipbuilding men in the country. He was ::rn in Cleveland, Ohio, January 20, 1862, the n of Edward Henry and Mary (Dillon) Sloan.

Ward Lumber Company

Handling and distribution of the varieties of lumber for ship use one of the most im- p rtant enterprises is that of the Adsit-Ward Lumber Company, whose yards, buildings, and siieds occupy a three-acre tract on Pacific Avenue. the Morris Canal and Van Horn Street in Jersey City, N. J. The business is a partnership, of which Charles E Adsit and A.

HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS

HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS, president of The Baltimore Dry Docks and Ship Building Company, was born in Greenville, Alabama, December 6, 1871, the son of Holden and Martha Anderson (Van Allen) Evans. In both paternal and maternal lines he is descended from old Colonial families prominent in the Southern Colonies and States.

Charles A. Parsons

THE following is a sketch of the career of the Hon. Sir Charles A. Parsons, K.C.B.,F.R.S., D.Sc., etc., the brilliant inventor and engineer, and chairman of the Parsons Ma- r -r Steam Turbine Company, Limited, Turbinia . works. Wallsend-on-Tyne, and C. A. Parsons and Company, Limited, Heaton Works,

Edward J. Barber

I X these days, when the question of the re-habilitation and enlargement of our American Merchant Marine looms so prominently in the horizon, it is well to reflect how much we owe to the men and firms that have steadily kept the American flag floating in all parts of the world. Of these no name is

Karl Krogstad

KARL KROGSTAD THE large participation of experienced Norwegian men and firms in the expansion of America's foreign commerce is ably represented by the house of S. O. Stray & Co., of Christiansands, Norway, the largest sailing shipowners in Scandinavia and long leaders in the shipping interests in Norway.





 

A BERTH AW IN SHIPBUILDING A. O. Andersen & Company Inc American Coal Exporting Company Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. BOWRING & COMPANY Brunswick Refrigerating Co C. D. Dyler C. F. HARMS & COMPANY Camden Forge Company Captain A. P. Lundin Charles A. Parsons Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Charles Randolph Stewar Christoffer Hanneving COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Coston Supply Company Count Francois Marion Rafailovich Cox & Stevens. De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward J. Barber Edward Walker Nichols Einar Storm Trosdal Ernest C. Klipstein FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION France And Canada Steamship Corporation. France.Canada Steamship Corporation George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George F.Pawling & Co George Stefanos Varounis George Stout Shimer H. Emerson Comings Hakon W. Ramberg Harry Coulby Harvey Danforth Goulder Henrey A. Kessel HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Horace Simpson Wilkinson Ira S. Bushey Isaac L. Rice J.M. Willis Jacbro Products Corporation Jacob Charles Reichert James Barret Crockett James E. Ward & Company John W. Hamilton Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Corcos Joseph Mercadante Karl Krogstad Lewis Nixon Low Transportation Line Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Norwegian-American Securities Corporation Ocean Transportation Corporation Otto Rademan Paul Wenger Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Rinelli & Guardino Robert H. Laverie Robert J. Tod RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Simon Lake Taggart Coal Company The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co The Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Liberty Shipbuilding & Transportation Company The Reiss Steamship Company & Norht American Steamship Co The Snake & Triest Company The W. And A. Fletcher Company Theodore E.Ferris TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA W. C. Richardson WALLACE DOWNEY WATERBURY COMPANY William Drew Dittmar WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Van Doorn YULE & MUNRO

 
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