D. Robert (Bob) Graham [1936-]

Bob Graham

Thirty-eighth governor: January 2, 1979 to January 3, 1987

Party Affiliation: Democrat

Lt. Governor: Wayne Mixson (1979-1987)

First Lady: Adele Khoury Graham

Florida Cabinet

Secretary of State:
George Firestone (1979-1987)

Gerald Lewis (1975-1995)

Treasurer &
William D. “Bill” Gunter (1976-1989)

Commissioner of
Doyle Conner (1961-1991)

Attorney General:
Jim Smith (1979-1987)

Commissioner of
Ralph D. Turlington (1974-1986)
Betty Castor (1986-1994)

Florida Photographic Collection:

  • Images related to Bob Graham.
  • Bob Graham's Workdays
    In 1977, Bob Graham announced he would experience the lives of ordinary Floridians firsthand by working their jobs.

Collections at the State Archives of Florida:

Other Repositories:

  • Samuel Proctor Oral History Program, University of Florida
    • Interviews FP 50
  • Senatorial papers, P.K. Yonge Library of Florida History, University of Florida.

Published Materials:

  • Graham, Bob. Workdays: Finding Florida on the Job. Miami, Florida: Banyan, Books, 1978.
  • Date, S.V. A Quiet Passion: A Biography of Senator Bob Graham. New York: Penguin, 2004.

Related Links:

  • Bob Graham, Florida Governors' Portraits, Museum of Florida History.
  • Bob Graham, the Florida Governor's Mansion.
  • Bob Graham, Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.

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