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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.





 

Air Reduction Company, Incorporated. Alexander Ephraim Brownn American Coal Exporting Company Antonio Basilio Caragol Arthur C. Stratford Arthur H. Page Company, Ltd....The Wilson Transit Co. Arthur Johnson Grymes ATLANTIC, GULF AND PACIFIC COMPANY August Frederic Mack BOWRING & COMPANY Brenack Stevedoring Company Brunswick Refrigerating Co Carter & Weekes Stevedoring Company Charles Crittenden Galbraith Charles Lorenzo Hutchinson Christen Christensen, JR Coastwise Lumber & Supply Company,Inc COASTWISE WAREHOUSES, INCORPORATED COLONNA MARINE RAILWAY CORPORATION COMPANIA TRASATLANTICA— SPANISH ROYAL MAIL LINE Coston Supply Company Cox & Stevens. EASTERN SHORE SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION Edward J. Barber Einar Storm Trosdal Ernest C. Klipstein FOREIGN TRANSPORT & MERCANTILE CORPORATION Frank Sarkis Shields G. A. Tomlinson G. S. Green Company, Inc George A Carden-National Shipping Corporation George Stefanos Varounis George Stout Shimer George W. F. Green Guy Menefee Standifer H. Farquharson Kerr Hakon W. Ramberg Harry Coulby Harvey Danforth Goulder Henrey A. Kessel HOLDEN ALLEN EVANS Horace Simpson Wilkinson Isaac L. Rice J.M. Willis Jacob Charles Reichert James E. Ward & Company James Henrey Clark James P. Mcallister John Grant Currie John Stanley Ashley John W. Hamilton Joseph Arthur Sloan Joseph Corcos JOSEPH WILLIAM ISHERWOOD JUDSON FREJGHT FORWARDING COMPANY Karl Krogstad Locomotive Superheather Company Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company NEPTUNE BOAT WORKS New York Oversea,Inc. Norflok Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Corporation Norfolk Marine Railway Company, Incorporated Old Dominion Marine Railway & Hudson Transportation Company. Perth Amboy Dry Dock Company Philip Dillon Sloan Richard Hallet Meredith Robinson Robert H. Laverie RUSAM COMPANY, LIMITED Stephen Baker The Baltimore Dry Docks Ship Building Co The Hoover Suction Sweeper Company The Liberty Shipbuilding & Transportation Company THE MICHENER STOWAGE COMPANY The Patterson-Sargent Company The Reiss Steamship Company & Norht American Steamship Co The Rocky River Dry Dock Company The Snake & Triest Company The W. And A. Fletcher Company TheNewYorkShipbuildingCorporation THEO. A. CRANE'S SONS COMPANY W. C. Richardson Wager Furnace Bridge Wall Co. J. H. Cofer & Co., Inc. Ward Lumber Company Water L. Webster WILL ARD U. TAYLOR William G. Mather WILLIAM HORACE WILLIAMS William Livingstone William Van Doorn Worthington Pump And Machinery Corporation

 
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