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

  • 1949 - Mayton's Food Market 3800 N Lamar
  • 1955 - M W St. Joseph's Grand Masonic Lodge 1017 E 11th
  • 1980 - Remains of Coxville Gas Station and Zoo entrance
  • 1940 - The Owl Club, 12205 North Lamar (Dallas Hwy/Meridian Rd)
  • 1950 - Airport Blvd & I-35 Construction
  • 1955 - St. Louis Catholic Church
  • 1959 - Cameron and Cloverleaf looking toward the city
  • 1955 - Demolished SInclair Station @ 5517 Cameron 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.