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

  • 1885 - Sumter County Courthouse, Adamsville, Sumterville, FloridaPast
  • 1950 - 1st Ave & 85th Street
  • 1946 - Metropolitan Ave & 56th st
  • 1960 - Quail Avenue greenhouse, Robbinsdale, Minnesota
  • 1940 - year 1940 memorial day parade,
  • 1960 - Clearwater Laundry
  • 1920 - this is the old wyandotte court house.
  • Winnemucca Truck Stop

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.