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

  • 1940 - J. White Furniture exchange in Jamaica Queens, New York
  • 1940 - Olswangs Furniture and J. White Furniture exchange in Jamaica Queens,
  • 1950 - East Rock Soldier and Sailor's monument
  • 1880 - Hande Family Painting Company
  • 1960 - Trhová ul., pohľad z Paulinskej k Hlavnej
  • 1985 - East 1st Avenue, Hutchinson, Kansas
  • 1985 - Grace Episcopal Church, Hutchinson, Kansas
  • 1900 - West Street along Lake Eola Orlando FloridaPast

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.