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 - u Pacha
  • Hale County Courthouse
  • Salem Baptist Church
  • Sixth Street and Klamath Avenue
  • 1920 - North Sixth Street
  • 1930 - Otts House, Oakhampton
  • 1910 - New Union Hotel and McKenzie Bldg
  • 1890 - Valentine-Fuller House

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.