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

  • 1950 - Clinton Street Scene
  • 1950 - Clinton Michigan Street Scene
  • 1900 - Clintonian Inn; Clinton, Michigan
  • 1937 - Clintonian Inn; Clinton, MI
  • 1910 - Clinton Michigan Street Scene
  • 1960 - Welcome! Jacksonville Zoo of FloridaPast Entrance
  • Irish Hills Towers
  • 1986 - Main Ave., Red Lake Falls, Minnesota

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.