Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Chippewa and Middle Woodland dating back to 499 BC.
Several famous people are associated with these Chippewa County historic places including Henry R. Schoolcraft, John Johnston and Michael G. Payment.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Chippewa County places including Corps of Engineers, American Shipbuilding Co., Obed Wait, William Scott, James K. Taylor, Joseph Connolly, Office of Supt. of Lighthouses, R.C. Sweat, Mayer & Savoie and Edward Demar. Prominent architectural styles found in Chippewa Country are Late Victorian, Romanesque and Classical Revival.