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

  • 1935 - Wesley United Church
  • 1866 - Sandwich Courthouse and Jail
  • 1935 - Main Street - Essex
  • 1914 - Essex Public Library
  • Námestie Banská Bystrica
  • 1910 - Essex PS
  • 1910 - Richmond at Ramsay
  • 1935 - Dalhousie 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.

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