Skip to main content

Guion, Amelia Hamilton McAllister, 1877-1962



Amelia Hamilton McAllister Guion (1877-1962) was born in Elizabeth, N.J. In the early 1900s, she published several short stories and poems in popular magazines. She married George Guion (1870-1962) of Litchfield in 1908. In the 1930s, she wrote entertainments she performed with her sister, Harriet Cutler McAllister Guion (1880-1977).

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Guion family papers


Identifier: 2004-43-0
Scope and Contents The papers of the Guion family of Litchfield. Brothers Hobart Guion (1869-1950) and George Guion (1870-1962) married sisters Harriet Cutler McAllister (1880-1977) and Amelia Hamilton McAllister (1877-1962), respectively. The McAllister sisters were the nieces of New York social arbiter Samuel Ward McAllister, who coined the term "the 400" to describe, in his opinion, the elite New York society members who mattered. Items include photographs of family members and subjects in and...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: circa 1870-1977; Other: Date acquired: 07/12/2006