Forensic Film Archiving: Who Raised the Flag on Iwo Jima? | The Unwritten Record

Joe Rosenthal’s photograph of the flag-raising on Iwo Jima. (NAID: 520748)

We rely on film and photographs to tell stories every day – from the latest blockbuster, our favorite television series, videos we take and stream, to the cherished photos in our homes. But, sometimes what we see isn’t what’s really there. Such was the case of the misidentified Marine in one…

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