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

  • 1926 - Leesburg State Bank, Main Street, Leesburg, FloridaPast
  • 1900 - Busy Beach Day Atlantic City New Jersey - Baseball Inlet Park today
  • Moren visits from Södertälje
  • 1911 - Fosgate & Rees' Mission Soda Fountain Largest in the World LA. Calif.
  • 1911 - George C. Burkert Home
  • Charleston Streetcar
  • 1981 - 1981 County Town Carnival Parade
  • M-55 Construction

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.