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.

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Christmas card
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Momentum furniture
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Proposed bedroom rug for Mrs. Frank Bowdle (Wichita Falls, Tex.)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Texas A&M dinner plate, Faculty Club, Conference Tower
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Amtico and Everglaze - Design for a living room, Amtico tiles and Everglaze fabrics
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Amtico and Everglaze - Design for a nursery, Amtico tiles and Everglaze fabrics
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Momentum furniture
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Coral Harbor
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Coral Harbor
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Coral Harbor
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
White Elephant
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
White Elephant
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
White Elephant
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
White Elephant
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
White Elephant
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Houses and apartments
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bonwit Teller
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Christmas card
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Forum of the Twelve Ceasars
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bonwit Teller
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bonwit Teller
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bonwit Teller
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bonwit Teller
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bonwit Teller
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bonwit Teller
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bonwit Teller
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bonwit Teller
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bonwit Teller
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bonwit Teller
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Forum of the Twelve Ceasars
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, William Pahlmann papers (Accession 2388), Manuscripts and Archives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807

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