C.R. Gibson The year was 1870 and the place New York when the company known today as C.R. Gibson began; founded to make letterhead, stationery and marriage certificates, the John Gibson Company printed their first baby book in 1898. By 1963 the company had launched gift books and photo albums; today the company is also known for memory books, calendars and baby gifts. Dedicated to providing fine gifts and products designed to celebrate life's most important moments, the company is known for high quality, original designs, exceptional materials and exquisite craftsmanship. Products include baby memory books, baby albums and scrapbooks, calendar books, keepsake boxes, baby's first year calendars, baby socks and gift sets, nursery plaques, booties, photo journal albums, brag books, diaper change clutches, photo frames, piggy banks, bibs, pregnancy journals, bib and burp gift sets and more. Memories are irreplaceable; preserve them with C.R. Gibson.