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

  • 1893 - Water rushing past the intersection of Eureka and Main St.
  • 1926 - Fourth St. and Madison Ave., 1926
  • 1941 - Whiteside Theater at Night
  • Handel
  • 1931 - Sklaren
  • 1910 - radnica v
  • 1954 - Parade on Liberty Street
  • namestie

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.