Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Sioux, American and Rural dating back to 1500.
Several famous people are associated with these Nicollet County historic places including Eugene Saint Julien Cox and Alexander Harkin.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Nicollet County places including Abraham M. Radcliffe, Minnesota Highway Department, Samuel Sloan, Lysne Construction, Edward P. Bassford, Dr. Thomas Kirkbride, Ole Fredricksen, James F. Denson, O.M. Hagwell and George Pass. Prominent architectural styles found in Nicollet Country are Italianate, Queen Anne and Classical Revival.