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

  • 1912 - Yellow Grass Canadian Bank of Commerce in 1912
  • 1901 - Ridgewood Avenue Daytona FloridaPast as it once was
  • 1901 - Beautiful Moonlight on the St. Johns River FloridaPast
  • S Main looking North
  • 1940 - Porch in Inglewood, CA
  • 1910 - Stacyville Broad St.
  • 1910 - Stayville American Express
  • 2014 - Waubach Winkelcentrum

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.