Iconic Sept. 11th ground zero flag picture almost scrubbed from museum

Iconic Sept. 11th ground zero flag picture almost scrubbed from museum
This Feb. 23, 1945 file photo shows U.S. Marines of the 28th Regiment, 5th Division, raising the American flag atop Mt. Suribachi in Iwo Jima, Japan. (AP Photo/Joe Rosenthal)

Quite possibly the most memorable photo in the Sept. 11th attack aftermath depicts three NYC firefighters raising an American flag as the stand atop the rubble, reminiscent of the American soldiers raising the US flag in the immortal WWII Iwo Jima picture.