William Pahlmann papers

About this collection

A leading American interior designer of the mid-twentieth century, William Pahlmann (1900-1987) was well known for his use of bold colors, textures, and tendency to mix antique with modern furnishings. Pahlmann played a major role in organizing and elevating the status of interior design as a profession. This collection has not been digitized in its entirety. The online collection primarily consists of interior design drawings and photographs. For a detailed description of the entire collection, click here to view the finding aid.

    Image: Design for Columbus Hotel in Miami. Click to view.

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