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Posted by: waterlevel Posted on: May 1st, 2018, 2:39pm
S.S. Utica, [New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Line]
 
Detroit Publishing Co, P. S.S. Utica, New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Line. , None. [Between 1904 and 1910] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/det1994012375/PP/.
Posted by: TAB Posted on: May 1st, 2018, 7:54pm
....any idea as to the nature of the cargo?....Tom
Posted by: waterlevel Posted on: May 2nd, 2018, 8:29am
If you look carefully you will see squared off timbers on the deck.
My assumption is they look like railroad ties.
Posted by: randy Posted on: May 2nd, 2018, 3:18pm
Considering when the image was made, excellent image quality.  I suspect it was done with a large format camera on a tripod.