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 - French Quarters strip Club
  • 1939 - Traffic Intersection at Oakley Blvd and Adams
  • 1940 - CTA 521
  • 1940 - CSL 6117
  • 1940 - CSL 1026
  • 1940 - Neighborhoods in the 1940's
  • 1940 - Kansas City Neighborhood Dance Night
  • 1940 - George A. Simpson Lunch Boat Tavares Mount Dora, Eustis FloridaPast #2

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.