New York: John Day Company, (1946). First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo; pp. (viii), 392, with bibliography; illustrated with line drawn portraits by Rafael Palacios and others; orange cloth, lettered in gilt; minor edge wear; very good;. Very good. Item #17662
Hagedorn is most remembered as a friend and confidant of Theodore Roosevelt. He served with the Roosevelt Memorial Association after TR's death and wrote Roosevelt in the Bad Lands, the first publication of the Roosevelt Memorial Association. This work discusses, Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain; Thomas Edison; Booker T. Washington, Jane Addams, Helen Keller, & FDR among others.