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

  • 1980 - Slidell High School
  • 1890 - West Shore Union Station Railroad Depot KingstonPast N.Y. #2
  • 1880 - Kingston Passenger Station Railroad Depot KingstonPast
  • 1960 - The Concord Pancake House Main Street Dunedin FloridaPast
  • 1951 - Dick's Super Market
  • 1940 - 1921 Central Ave, Ocean City, NJ.
  • 1918 - Hurlbut & Kercheval, Detroit Michigan 1918
  • 1982 - Kenyon Street looking east

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.