Tom Brokaw donates papers and artifacts to The University of Iowa

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CORALVILLE, Iowa (KWQC)- NBC legend Tom Brokaw delivered the keynote address at the Hoover Presidential Foundation Banquet.

On the day Brokaw is in Iowa, he also announced he is donating to The University of Iowa.

Brokaw will be donating his papers and artifacts from NBC to the Library at the University of Iowa. Many of those items relate to major world events Brokaw covered, including the collapse of the Soviet Union, the rise of China and the rise of the digital age.

They will be on display in the Special Collections section at the library.

Brokaw hopes students will learn from his years of broadcasting.

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