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

  • 1920 - A store in Apopka, c. 1926
  • 1930 - Park Avenue, Apopka
  • 1930 - Hotel William Edwards
  • First Baptist Church of Winter Park
  • 1930 - New Hope Church
  • 1941 - Construction of the Orlando Post Office
  • 1939 - First National Bank and Trust Building, Orlando
  • 1939 - Orlando Municipal Auditorium

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.