The famous person Benjamin Franklin Jones is associated with one of more of the Cambria County historic places.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Cambria County places including Cambria Iron Co., Sylvester Welch, Appleton, J. & E., Builders, Allegheny Portage Railroad, S.H. Jenks, Windber Lumber Co., Bethlehem Steel Co., Horace Trumbauer, Walter R. Myton and Henry Shank. Prominent architectural styles found in Cambria Country are Queen Anne, Second Empire and Colonial Revival.