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

  • 1980 - Midale Grain Elevators in the 1980s
  • 1940 - Coca Cola Bottling Company Abilene, Texas
  • 1980 - Weyburn in the 1980s
  • 1936 - Oregon City Woolen Mills
  • 1982 - Mandalay Pharmacy
  • 1950 - Basswood Drive
  • 1960 - Washington and Fayette
  • Trnava pohľad z Trhovej ul. k mestskej veži

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.