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 - Country Kitchen
  • 1930 - Cony High School
  • 1910 - Carthage Hotel
  • Castle Hill farm
  • 1880 - Roller Mill
  • 1910 - West side of south Main treet
  • Scotchwell View prefabs
  • 1898 - Richard MacKenzie Fussell Family St. Catherine, FloridaPast 1898

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.