Interview with Bobby Rowan, August 19, 2008
In 1962, Rowan ran a successful campaign for the Georgia Senate. He was the youngest senator at the time. In 1974, he made an unsuccessful bid for governor. In 1989, he ran successfully for public service commissioner, and retired in 1994. Rowan discusses his campaigns, his service in the state legislature, his experiences with other legislators and politicians, the mental health system in Georgia, and how his personal life has affected his politics.
Bobby Rowan and Bob Short, “Interview with Bobby Rowan, August 19, 2008,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed October 25, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL220ROGP/RBRL220ROGP-044.