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

  • 1982 - Cleveland and Osceola
  • 1917 - 500 block of E. Commerce St. View is looking south from Chestnut St.
  • 1970 - Einarsreitur
  • 1940 - The Anclote Trading Company
  • 1940 - Brewer High School
  • 1944 - Cubs parade down Colborne Street
  • 1986 - John Baldwin & The Bank Of Clearwater
  • 1972 - Winnie The Pooh makes a stop on the Presidential campaign trail

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.