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 - Balsiger Ford at Klamath County Fairgrounds
  • 1950 - Zaniknutá obec Ústie nad Oravou
  • 1970 - Land of Make Believe, Upper Jay, NY
  • 2016 - Jones house built 1830
  • 1931 - W 8th St & Nebraska Loop Cincinnati Street Railway
  • 1940 - Hoinke Bowling Lanes  West Price Hill
  • 1960 - Miamitown Bridge over Great Miami
  • 1930 - Cheviot Incinerator Crookshank Road

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.