Several famous people are associated with these Muscatine County historic places including Benjamin Nye, Alexander Clark, Samuel Nichols and Samuel N. McKibben.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Muscatine County places including U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Otto Wendling, Iowa State Highway Commission, Benjamin Nye, Wrought Iron Bridge Company, George Magoon, Lorenzo D. Cleveland, J.W. McAlpine, J.E. Mills and Joseph E. Mills. Prominent architectural styles found in Muscatine Country are Italianate, Greek Revival and Gothic Revival.