Herbert James Hagerman Edit Profile
B.L., Cornell Univercity, 1894. Unmarried.
Practiced law, Colorado, 1897-1898. 2d secretary American Embassy in Russia, 1898-1901. Territorial governor of New Mexico, 1906-1907.
President New Mexico Taxpayers’ Association, 1915-1933. Chairman Special Revenue communications of New Mexico, 1919-1921. President Western States Taxpayers’ Conference, 1926-1927.
Appointed federal commissioner to Navajo Tribe of Indians, January 3, 1923, in charge oil development and other tribal affairs of Navajo Nation. Appointed by secretary of interior, as his representative on Pueblo Land Board, to settle land rights of Pueblo Indians. Special commissioner to negotiate with Indians, 1923-1932.