Mobile History Making

The WhatWasThere iPhone app is available from the iTunes App Store.

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Make History

Whether you have one or
two snapshots from a family album or a library of archived images, together we can build a history of the world.

Upload a Photo

Navigate Through Time

Enter a city, state or country to begin your tour.


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  • Plac Wolności
  • 1922 - South from Traver Street
  • 1922 - North from Edison Station
  • 1922 - North on Broadway
  • 1922 - North on Broadway from Broadway Bridge
  • 1917 - North on Ashley Street from A.A. Depot
  • 1917 - North from Alley in back of Post Office
  • 1917 - Packard and Main

Put History in its place.

WhatWasThere ties historical photos to Google Maps, allowing you to tour familiar streets to see how they appeared in the past.