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

  • 1956 - McDonald's Drive-thru
  • 1950 - Kids on bikes
  • 1969 - A Ponce de Leon Celebration at City Gate Man St Augustine FloridaPast
  • 1920 - Camp Crew in the Everglades of FloridaPast
  • 1940 - Capitol Avenue 1940s
  • 1989 - train crossing at lake butler
  • 1989 - SOU 5111 GP38-2 crossing rice creek
  • 1990 - NS 2816 on trestle

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.

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