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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 Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. American Coal Exporting Company Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur C. Stratford Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Asbestolith Manufacturing Company ATLANTIC BASIN IRON WORKS ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY August Frederic Mack B. Mclain Transportation Line BEN HAM & BOYESEN, INC. Borch-Lydon Company, Inc & Continental Shipping Corp C. D. Dyler Camden Forge Company Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company Charles A. Parsons Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Christoffer Hanneving Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Coston Supply Company Crawford Hatcher Ellis De Forest Radio Telephone And Telegraph Company Donald, Stewart & Company EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward J. Barber Ernest C. Klipstein FORE RIVER SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION France.Canada Steamship Corporation Frank Sarkis Shields George Stefanos Varounis George W. F. Green Guy Menefee Standifer H. Emerson Comings Henrey A. Kessel HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Ira S. Bushey Isaac L. Rice Jacbro Products Corporation James E. Ward & Company John Platt Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Corcos Joseph Mercadante Leonard Chandler Harry Lewis Nixon Low Transportation Line Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Ocean Transportation Corporation Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Paul Wenger Company. Philip Dillon Sloan RELIANCE PAINT COMPANY Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Rinelli & Guardino Robert H. Laverie RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Stephen Baker T. S. Southgate & Company Taggart Coal Company THE CONTINENTAL IRON WORKS The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Kelly Reamer Company. The Ohio Shipbuilding Company The Reiss Steamship Company & Norht American Steamship Co The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Tokstad Co.,inc. THE UNION SULEHUR COMPANY OF NEW JERSEY The Valley Steamship Company The W. And A. Fletcher Company THE YOUROVETA HOME FOREIGN TRADE CO., INC. TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation TROSDAL, PLANT & LAFONTA Vidkunn Johnsen Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. WALLACE DOWNEY Ward Lumber Company Water L. Webster WATERBURY COMPANY WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William Cecil Lacombe William Drew Dittmar William G. Mather WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Van Doorn Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation YULE & MUNRO

 
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