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

  • 1943 - Newspaper delivery boys
  • 1910 - Cawston Ostrich Farm Boutique
  • 1940 - Grant Park Grocery
  • 1920 - Rockdale Viaduct
  • 1932 - Grant High Pharmacy
  • 1910 - Rockdale Mill
  • 1900 - Old Mill Road bridges
  • 1910 - 500 Main St.

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.