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 - Zámočnícka ul.
  • 1970 - Sandy's Hamburgers
  • 1925 - The Madison Theatre
  • 1940 - Hunt's Beef Steak Hamburgers
  • 1946 - Looking south on Main Street
  • 1907 - Corner of Eighteenth and Champa Streets
  • 1869 - 100 block of East 6th Street
  • 1972 - Coal House - Cadiz, OH

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.