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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1478-1478.10

Robert W. Chambers compositions

Compositions of the American author and illustrator Robert W. Chambers.


  • 1906-1916

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.


4.25 linear feet (11 volumes)

Autograph manuscript compositions for novels by Chambers, including Alisa Page, The Business of Life, The Danger Mark, The Fighting Chance, The Firing Line, The Girl Philippa, The Hidden Children, Quick Action, The Reckoning, Who Goes There? and The Younger Set.

Biographical / Historical

Chambers was an American novelist, short-story writer, and illustrator.


Arranged by title.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

45M-478 -45M-488. Bequest of Joseph Hamblen Sears; received: 1946 May 20.
Chambers, Robert W. (Robert William), 1865-1933. Robert W. Chambers compositions, circa 1906-1916: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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