Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Barrier Canyon, San Rafael Fremont, Basketmaker and Native American. dating back to 500.
Many famous people are associated with these Emery County historic places including John Wesley Powell, Seeley,Justis Wellington,II, Dr. Paul C. Christensen, Lars Peter Larson, Leander Lemmon, Johansen,Peter and II.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Emery County places including Talboe & Litchfield, Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad, Oliver J. et al. Harmon, UNKNOWN, Tom Jones, Henning Olsen, Mac McKenzie, CCC/Div. of Grazing, Ware & Treganza and Milton P. Greaves. Prominent architectural styles found in Emery Country are Late Gothic Revival, Late Victorian and Shingle Style.