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

  • 2017 - USA Dairy Product
  • 2017 - Sweden Dairy Product
  • 2017 - Malaysia Dairy Products
  • 2017 - England Dairy Product
  • 2017 - Canada Dairy Products
  • 1967 - The Oyster Bar
  • 1942 - Factory owner Stanley A. Carlson
  • 2017 - Korean Dairy Products

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.