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North Side: Gertrude Stein

Birthplace of Gertrude Stein

Plaque at 850 Beech Ave., North Side, Pittsburgh.

"Allegheny West. Birthplace of Gertrude Stein. In this house on February 3, 1874, Gertrude Stein was born to Daniel and Amelia Stein. Author, poet, feminist, playwright, and catalyst in the development of modern art and literature.
'In the United States there is more space where nobody is than where anybody is. This is what makes America what it is.'
Allegheny West Historic District."

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