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

  • 1911 - Colorado Candy Company
  • 1909 - 16th and California
  • 1912 - Johnstone Walker’s Store (9932/40 Jasper Ave)
  • 1969 - Cleveland Street looking West
  • 1969 - Cleveland Street and Waterson Avenue
  • 1950 - Kimball House Hotel
  • 1910 - Johnathon Metcalf home
  • 1940 - Post Office

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.