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

  • 1890 - Villier Street, Briton Ferry
  • 1918 - Neath Road, Briton Ferry
  • 1870 - Neath Road, Briton Ferry
  • 1923 - 1923 Sutton Hall
  • 1940 - Trolley Tavern
  • 1980 - First Skyline Chili
  • 1930 - 5th and Race Looking East
  • Hotel Sedgwick, Bath, ME

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.