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She was cataloging more than 50 years of materials from the papers and memorabilia donated to the University of Iowa by broadcast news legend Tom Brokaw. In his storied career as a reporter and anchor for NBC, he had covered everything from the civil rights movement to the fall of the Berlin Wall to ...
Like, one day last month, when a crew from NBC's "Today" show visited the room to film a segment about the iconic TV journalist Tom Brokaw donating his personal papers and artifacts -- ranging from his high school yearbook to rocks he picked up from the Great Wall of China -- to the University of Iowa ...

In 1966, I drove onto the NBC News parking lot in Burbank, California, to begin what turned out to be a half-century with this one organization--a heady trip through the history of the second half of the 20th century and into the 21st. On NBC's nickel, I landed in the midst of seismic change around the world and at home.
Iowa City, Iowa (AP) -- Longtime NBC journalist Tom Brokaw has given the University of Iowa thousands of documents spanning his career, and they're now available to the public. The collection includes a notebook with interview questions for Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev and press badges ...
(KSFY) - veteran journalist and South Dakota native Tom Brokaw's private collection of memorabilia is now on display at the University of Iowa. Brokaw recently celebrated his 50th anniversary at NBC News and marked the golden year by gifting mementos, photos and stories he has collected over the ...
Video still of Tom Brokaw leading NBC reporter Craig Melvin through the Special Collection at the UI Main Library on the Today Show. Feb. 1, 2018. Tom Brokaw, the University of Iowa dropout who went on to host the NBC Nightly News for 22 years, announced in Nov. 2016 he was donating his personal ...

No matter on which side of the aisle you sit, let this bipartisan note simply highlight a masterful lesson in the art of building your own empire, which no one nailed more succinctly than Tom Brokaw. No matter what you think of Trump, we should take note of Brokaw's assessment. Actually, Brokaw nailed ...
Longtime NBC News reporter and anchor Tom Brokaw has become one of the most respected names in American journalism after more than 40 years of work. Thousands of documents and pieces from Brokaw's illustrious career were made available to the public Thursday by the University of Iowa's ...
Applicants included 42 network broadcasters, including major stars Walter Cronkite and Tom Brokaw. Caroll Spinney, more famously known as Big Bird on Sesame Street. (Credit: Lawrence K. Ho/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images). Spinney never applied for the program, but NASA reached out to the ...
"We are pleased to honor our inductees with a keynote address from one of America's most respected newscasters and authors, Tom Brokaw," said Jeff child, president of the Foundation board of directors. "Lead with Vision 2018 will focus on celebrating the exceptional leadership of the men and women ...
30, from 9 - 11 p.m. ET, and will be joined on set by Kelly, Today co-anchor and NBC News chief legal analyst Savannah Guthrie, Meet the Press moderator and NBC News political director Chuck Todd, NBC News special correspondent Tom Brokaw and NBC News chief foreign affairs correspondent ...
veteran journalist Tom Brokaw has posted a scathing tweet aimed at Republican Senators Tom Cotton and David Perdue, who said that they "do not recall" President Trump making the "shithole" remark during a meeting with lawmakers on immigration. "[Senators] cotton and perdue 'can't recall' potus ...
Powell's "Tom Brokaw connection" made news again to open 2018, courtesy of a mention in a Brokaw-authored op-ed in the New York Times. The high profile NBC-TV newsman made a late July visit to Powell, which he likened to a picture postcard of small town America. Brokaw explored the state of ...
Today Show correspondent Tom Brokaw is filmed as he strolls through downtown Powell last July. ... A media industry icon spent a couple of days in Park County in July, as veteran newsman Tom Brokaw was seen strolling the streets of downtown Powell and hanging out at the Park County Fair. Brokaw ...
President Trump is vowing to return to two of his favorite goals in 2018: a crackdown on immigration and the dissolution of the Affordable Care Act. When congressional Republicans passed the sweeping tax bill in December, they eliminated the A.C.A.'s health care mandate. But President Trump wants to ...
JOE SCARBOROUGH, MORNING JOE: Let me start with Tom Brokaw. We're sorting through the constitutional irregularities that are going on here. This isn't a first. Of course, LBJ ordered the CIA to connect anti-war protesters to communists and was outraged when he didn't get the answer he wanted.
November 30, 1987 - Brokaw's interview with Mikhail Gorbachev airs. It is the first interview of a Soviet leader by an American journalist. 1988 - Wins an Emmy award as a writer for "Summer Olympics." 1989 - Wins an Emmy award for Outstanding Interview/Interviewer (Programs) for "Ronald Reagan.

Normal American Tom Brokaw tweeted an all-lowercase, freeform take ahead of Tuesday evening's State of the Union. It might not make much sense to the untrained eye: Error loading player: No playable sources found. It's hard to say what any of this definitively means, but here is my attempt: state of the ...
Tom Brokaw: They thought that was the right thing to do. That their base would support them and that the president had a legal grounds for doing what he did. In this case, in the climate in which we now live, people move on in a hurry. He didn't fire him. He didn't get close to firing him because the White ...
The items run from the mundane to the fascinating: appointment books and rocks from the Great Wall of China; contracts and a press badge from the wedding of Prince Charles and Princess Diana; a high school yearbook and a Pan Am bag. The Papers of Tom Brokaw: A Life & Career fills more than 90 ...
Less than a week after Hillary Clinton's visit to town, former VP Joe Biden was in Boston Monday, sitting down for a chat at the Wilbur Theatre with longtime TV newsman Tom Brokaw. Biden, the self-proclaimed scrappy kid from Scranton, Penn., is holding a series of such conversations around the country ...
Less than a week after Hillary Clinton's visit to town, former VP Joe Biden was in Boston Monday, sitting down for a chat at the Wilbur Theatre with longtime TV newsman Tom Brokaw. Biden, the self-proclaimed scrappy kid from Scranton, Pa., is holding a series of such conversations around the country as ...
ASH will present awards to former Vice President Joe Biden, as well as journalist and author Tom Brokaw, in recognition of their advocacy for biomedical research and hematology. The recognition ceremony will take place Dec. 10 during the ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition in Atlanta. Biden will receive ...
In that time the show produced legendary stars from Barbara Walters and Tom Brokaw to Bryant Gumble and Jane Pauley. The show has avoided scandals in all of those years with the exception of a handful of clumsy changes in anchor roles. On the whole, though, the show has been a model of how to ...
I wish I had tried harder to convince people to record stories and recollections of their parents. Initially, I was suggesting that people record members of what Tom Brokaw called the Greatest Generation. Wikipedia: The Greatest Generation is a book by journalist Tom Brokaw which profiles those who grew ...
The gala was held at the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) in New York City and honored Tom Brokaw and Helen and Charles ...
Tom Brokaw graduated from the University of South Dakota in 1964. Though he traveled the world as the anchor of the NBC Nightly News, ...
It's been 53 years since NBC news man Tom Brokaw graduated from the University of South Dakota. Though he's traveled the world throughout ...
In this week's Sunday Spotlight, NBC senior correspondent Tom Brokaw reports on a group of men from the 30th Infantry Division who stood up ...
Updated on Sunday at 12:25 a.m. ET. President Trump told the White House press corps Saturday that he had had several brief conversations ...
At Monday's Library Lions Gala, The New York Public Library (NYPL) celebrated the artists and wordsmiths comprising its 2017 class of Library ...
Joining me for insight and analysis are NBC News special correspondent, Tom Brokaw, Wall Street Journal columnist Peggy Noonan, ...
told NBC's Tom Brokaw on the network's "Today" show. "Now, maybe some of the causes are different, but the fact is we are seeing the United ...
Tom Brokaw speaks with Cheryl Hovorka prior to a press conference at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion, South Dakota, Wednesday ...
President Barack Obama awards journalist, Tom Brokaw, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, during a ceremony in the ...
NBC News Special Correspondent Tom Brokaw joins Chuck Todd to share an oral history of how Meet the Press evolved over time.
You have likely read this sentence before, but it bears repeating: Tom Brokaw was honored for a legendary career in journalism last night.
NBC's Tom Brokaw said on Morning Joe Wednesday that Republican lawmakers are "holding their heads" over President Donald Trump's ...
NBC News' Tom Brokaw claimed that President Donald Trump, and "some people on the right," want "to destroy the prevailing culture in this ...
To call Tom Brokaw a great storyteller would be a vast understatement--a cliche, even. It wasn't surprising that the veteran journalist told tale ...
The "Greatest Generation" was coined by journalist Tom Brokaw to describe the generation of people who grew up during the Depression and ...
That was Tom Brokaw's message Tuesday during his second appearance at the Norfolk Forum. The journalist first spoke at the forum in 1993, ...
... Henry Kissinger, Jim Lehrer, John Dean, Norman Lear, Robert Redford, Sally Bedell Smith, Sally Quinn, Tina Brown and Tom Brokaw.
Tom Brokaw (right) receives the "Great Americans" medal from David Rubinstein with National Museum of American History Director John Gray ...
VERMILLION, S.D. - Tom Brokaw, distinguished journalist and former anchor of "NBC Nightly News," will host a public forum with fellow USD ...
Slowly but surely, I've evolved into the kind of old man that my father and uncle were, those members of Tom Brokaw's "greatest generation" ...
Tom Brokaw sat down with "The Vietnam War" co-directors Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, two critically aclaimed documentary filmmakers whose ...
The 7 p.m. lecture features former U.S. Senate leader Tom Daschle '69 and Tom Brokaw, a South Dakota native who is best known as the ...
Two and a half weeks ago, Tom Brokaw got out of bed at his Montana ranch and looked out his window. "It was a kaleidoscope," he told a lunch ...
On September 1, 1997, Tom Brokaw delivered this Nightly News report from London the day after Princess Diana was killed in a car crash in ...


 

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