Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Loup River Phase and Upper Republican Aspect dating back to 1000.
Several famous people are associated with these Buffalo County historic places including Dr. August O. Thomas and George W. Frank.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Buffalo County places including George A. Berlinghof, Standard Bridge Co., Nebraska Dept. of Roads, Illinois Steel Co., Bailey & Farmer Frank, McClure and Walker, Walter Klehm, John Scott, A.B. Lake and John Sutcliffe. Prominent architectural styles found in Buffalo Country are Classical Revival, Queen Anne and Art Deco.