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

  • 1940 - Hotel Brooks, Brattleboro, VT
  • 1914 - Williston FloridaPast Coca-Cola Bottling Plant Interior View
  • 1932 - The Rivoli Theatre in New York City - Nov. 8, 1932
  • 1915 - Cheves Brothers Chero Cola Bottling & Ice Factory Newberry FloridaPast
  • 1955 - Dempsey Chevrolet
  • 2005 - White House Farm
  • 1975 - Sam's Dept. Store
  • 1910 - The American Building, Main Street, Brattleboro, VT

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.