The famous person Daniel J. Murphy is associated with one of more of the Alameda County historic places.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Alameda County places including Charles W. Dickey, W.H. McCaully, Office of the State Architect, R.W. Littlefield, Etienne A. Garin, Clinton Day, General Engineering & Drydock Co., Bliss & Faville, Purdy & Henderson and John Galen Howard. Prominent architectural styles found in Alameda Country are Italianate, Art Deco and Gothic.