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

  • 1910 - Spokane Road Crews II
  • 1910 - Spokane Road Crews
  • 1956 - Faith  Valk - 505 Shamrock St SW, Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 1951 - John Joe Lynch married Bridget Derrig in Coventry, Warwickshire, Engla
  • 1910 - West Leonard Street Reformed Church, Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Black Steer
  • 1972 - Mike Smith's Shell Service Station Sign Webster FloridaPast
  • 1920 - Loveland High school

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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