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

  • 1955 - Demolished SInclair Station @ 5517 Cameron Road
  • 1951 - 903 E 32nd Demolished Northwood Terrance Apartments
  • 1942 - Parade in front of Pine Tree Theater
  • 1957 - Burnet @ Koenig facing north w/ 7-11
  • 1937 - Koenig Lane looking East
  • 1955 - Wonderland Amusement Park 6845 Burnet
  • 1958 - Green Acres Miniature Golf Course 8695 Burnet Road
  • 1951 - Intersection of San Antonio and 16th streets

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.