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

  • 1945 - Looking south on Illinois from Maryland St., 1945
  • 1945 - Looking South on Illinois from Michigan Street, 1945
  • 1945 - Looking West on West Washington at Blackford St., 1945
  • 1945 - Looking East on West Washington from West St., 1945
  • 1950 - Accident Scene, NW Corner Rural & Washington St., 1950
  • 1951 - Accident Scene, 618 South State St., 1951
  • 1951 - Accident Scene, E. Washington, Keystone Ave., 1951
  • 1951 - Accident Scene, Virginia Ave., Prospect St., 1951

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.

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