Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima

Yesterday was the 70th anniversary of Joe Rosenthal’s Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima taken on Mt. Suribachi on Feb. 23, 1945. It is a reminder of the lasting power of not only this image, but of photography as a historical and artistic medium.

Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima Joe Rosenthal Feb. 23, 1945

Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima
Joe Rosenthal
Feb. 23, 1945