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

  • 1970 - The Western Sizzlin Steak House Panama City FloridaPast
  • 1890 - House on 5th and C Street
  • 1950 - American LaFrance engine at Leesburg Fire Station FloridaPast
  • 1950 - Leesburg Fire Station FloridaPast
  • 1950 - 1638 S Michigan
  • 1950 - 1638 S Michigan
  • 1880 - Saint Augustine Ostrich Farm Museum City Gate FloridaPast
  • Barnett Carr House

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.