Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Woodland and Mississippian dating back to 500.
Many famous people are associated with these McCracken County historic places including Alben W. Barkley, David A. Yeiser, Adolph Weil, Dr. D.H. Anderson, Joseph Friedman, Tilghman, Lloyd and et.al..
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the McCracken County places including Henry M. Congdon, Quintus Quincy Quigley, Walter Alschlager, W.L. Brainerd, Henry H. Kitson, C.L. Brey Construction Co., Nevin Henry Wischmeyer, George Katterjohn, G. Tandy Jr. Smith and A. L. Lassiter. Prominent architectural styles found in McCracken Country are Classical Revival, Art Deco and Greek Revival.