Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Lawhorn Phase dating back to 1499 BC.
Several famous people are associated with these Craighead County historic places including US Sen. Hattie Ophelia Wyatt Caraway, Francis Cherry, William Travis Nash, Berger, Morris and Jr..
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Craighead County places including Elmer A. Stuck, Arkansas Highway & Tranpsortation, Vincennes Bridge Co., Stuck Family, Stuck. Elmer A., Hoggson Brothers, Chicago Bridge & Iron, PWA and Tom German. Prominent architectural styles found in Craighead Country are Classical Revival, Queen Anne and Art Deco.