Several famous people are associated with these Lyon County historic places including William F. Gieske and Martin Norseth.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Lyon County places including B.R. Johnson, Minnesota Highway Dept., Guaranty Construction Co., F.H. Ellerbe, Mahlke & Franksen, Cass Gilbert, E.M. Johnson and H.G. Gerlach. Prominent architectural styles found in Lyon Country are Colonial Revival, Exotic Revival and Georgian.