The famous person Steele, Frederick and et al. is associated with one of more of the Nevada County historic places.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Nevada County places including Charles L. Thompson, Thompson and Harding, Frank King, Southern Structural Steel Co., E.W. Johnson, Henry H. Allen and WPA. Prominent architectural styles found in Nevada Country are Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival and Early Commercial.