Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Miwok Indian, Chinese and Italian dating back to 8999 BC.
Several famous people are associated with these Calaveras County historic places including Benjamin K. Thorn, Mark Twain and Charles Bolton.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Calaveras County places including Unkown, Angell & Chaloner, Perseo Righetti, E. Depierre, C.C. Lake and Benjamin K. Thorn. Prominent architectural styles found in Calaveras Country are Greek Revival, Classical Revival and Gothic Revival.