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

  • 1958 - Truckload of 1958 Edsels on Clark and North 2nd Street
  • John A McGowan's Store
  • Clow's Store, 137 Water Street
  • Harlow Hotel, 136 Water Street
  • Central House, 136 Water Street
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  • Colin King House
  • 1980 - 133 Water Street

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.