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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The Latest

  • Ernest Tubb Record Shop; Nashville, TN
  • 1960 - Jefferson Davis Motel; Richmond, Virginia
  • 1940 - Hexagon Hotel and Convention Hall; Mineral Springs, Texas
  • Hexagon Hotel; Mineral Wells, TX
  • BHC Wedding Arch
  • 1945 - Dry Harbor Road
  • 1991 - MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM PROSPECT DR
  • 1991 - SOO TRAIN EASTBOUND

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.