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

  • 1980 - Rock City, KS
  • 3013 - Snow Storm on Elm Street
  • 2010 - 128 Elm Ct. Rainbow
  • 2000 - 128 Elm Ct. with lightning
  • 2005 - Senior traditions
  • Samuel McGhee in front of Vining house
  • 2015 - 128 Elm Ct.
  • 1991 - 1513 N Main After Remodel

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.