Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Old Bering Sea, Okvik, Punuk, Denbigh Flint, Norton, Nukleet Eskimo, Birnirk and Thule dating back to 6999 BC.
Several famous people are associated with these Nome County historic places including Erik Lindblom, Sally Carrighar, Carrie McLain and Bellarmine Lafortune.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Nome County places including US Army, Col. Umberto Nobile, C.L. Morris, Fairhaven Water Co., Council City & Solomon River RR, Matthia Nace Forney, U.S. Army and J.B. Randell. Prominent architectural styles found in Nome Country are Late Gothic Revival.