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

  • 1900 - Police Precinct Station No. 1, 930 E. 17th Street
  • 1900 - Police Precinct Station No. 2, 605 W. St. Clair St
  • 1900 - Police Precinct Station No. 4, 1123 Prospect St.
  • 1950 - Texaco Station SW corner Delaware and North Streets
  • 1896 - Scene on Capitol Ave. looking north from St. Clair.
  • 88th
  • Digging potatoes
  • Harlan Packard

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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