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.


The Latest

  • 1968 - Demolition of City Hall
  • 1940 - The Taylor - Blanton Homestead
  • 1936 - Men on a streetcorner by City Hall, Manchester, New Hampshire
  • 1936 - Amoskeag Dam, Manchester
  • 1936 - Evangelismos Greek Orthodox Church, Manchester, New Hampshire
  • 1881 - Mono County Courthouse in April 1881
  • 1897 - Valentine Miller Residence
  • 1940 - Ninth Avenue El looking north along State St.

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.