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BRIO Themed Catalog Foldouts

The themed catalog foldouts were tpyically supplemental inserts included in the retail box, though for the smaller products that came in plastic blister packaging they may have been the only insert present. I identify the year and the product theme for each.

  • 1995
    Trains of the World
    Marks the beginning of the Trains of the World series. JPEG, 1.45 MB.
  • 1996
    Trains of the World
    Adds the Canadian Pacifc. Scan courtesy of BRIO collector artheathen. JPEG, 1.87 MB.
  • 1997
    Trains of the World
    Adds the Flying Scotsman, but drops the LMS, GWR, and LNER engines. Scan courtesy of BRIO collector artheathen. JPEG, 1.12 MB.
  • 1998
    Busytown
    Brochure from 1998. Scan courtesy of Dave Pecota. JPEG, 258 KB.
  • 1998
    Theodore Tugboat
    A brochure from 1998. Scan courtesy of Dave Pecota. JPEG, 261 KB.
  • 1998
    Thomas and Friends
    Scan courtesy of BRIO collector artheathen. JPEG, 502 KB.
  • 1998-99 (estimated)
    Busytown
    A brochure from late 1998 or 1999. This was extracted from a low-resolution photograph. The quality isn't great, and it required some distortion correction, but it's readable. JPEG, 172 KB.
  • 1998-99 (estimated)
    Theodore Tugboat
    A brochure from late 1998 or early 1999. Linked from the Theodore Tugboat Wiki. JPEG.
  • 1999
    Thomas and Friends
    Scan courtesy of BRIO collector artheathen. JPEG, 486 KB.
  • 2003
    Sky Train
    JPEG, 712 KB.

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