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

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  • 1955 - First National Bank
  • 1957 - Cardinal Food Store 1957
  • 1958 - Copan  School & Gymnasium
  • 1930 - Smulevich the Bakers, staff photo
  • 1962 - Vintage postcard showing the "Band of Blue" color guard
  • 1940 - Welcome to Cedar Key & Merry Christmas from FloridaPast
  • 1949 - Delaware High School in 1949

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.