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

  • 1960 - Drive to St. Augustine FloridaPast in your new Chevrolet today
  • 1950 - St. James Episcopal Church
  • 1910 - Carnival on Main Street
  • 1945 - Drum Majorette
  • 2019 - Jim Creek Bridge - Built in 1945 - Ariel, WA
  • 1889 - City Gate 1889 with Fort in background Saint Augustine FloridaPast
  • Bell Schoolhouse - 1950
  • 1934 - University of Alabama in the Snow

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.

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