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 - Main Street. Three Rivers Massachusetts
  • Palmer National Bank Building
  • 1916 - Founder's Day 1916
  • Rondeau's Dairy Bar
  • 1984 - Central Vermont Railway, Three Rivers, Massachusetts
  • 1930 - Bridge over Lake Harris Howey in the Hills FloridaPast
  • 1900 - Shiller and Astor
  • 1960 - O'Keefe's Tap Room

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.