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Railway Swiss Locomotive & Machine Factory Winterthur 1893 (DTitel). Album with 33 plates of locomotives in collotype as well as 27 (of 33, 15 of them fragmentary) text sheets. Winterthur, self-published (plates printed by Brunner and Hauser in Zurich), 1893. 4° landscape. OHLwd. with gilt D title, blind and gilt D files Rare and elaborate catalogue of the company, which documents the production volume of locomotives. SLM existed from 1871-2005 and developed into the largest Swiss locomotive manufacturer. Its archive is now part of the SBB archive, where no copy of this catalogue can be found. The text sheets contain the technical data of the locomotives shown. - 7 sheets loose, tls. Marginal glazes and crease marks, pencil and etching marks, 6 plates with small crayon drawings in the illustration area, otherwise good overall. Very rare document on the production of said company, with 33 heliotype plates of Swiss locomotives. No copy in the company's archive (now SBB archive). - 7 plates loose, some creasing and marginal defects, 6 plates with small drawings, pencil and rubber traces, otherwise overall still good. *

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