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

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  • 1957 - Charles N. Agree architectural firm
  • Commercial building on Grand River
  • 1920 - Wentworth-Gardner House
  • 1951 - Dr Pepper Bottling Company
  • 1882 - Jenkins & Sons Saddle Shop
  • 1924 - Thanksgiving Picnic by Pine Island Bay Bridge Wabasso FloridaPast
  • 1938 - Jacob Heymann Butcher Shop

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.