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Birthplace of Gertrude Stein

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, October 27, 2014
1. Birthplace of Gertrude Stein Marker
Inscription.  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 no space where nobody is than where anybody is. This is what makes America what it is."
 
Erected by Allegheny West Historic District.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicWomen. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1903.
 
Location. 40° 27.179′ N, 80° 0.984′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from Beech Avenue, 0.1 miles west of Brighton Road. Located on Pittsburgh's North Side-Allegheny West. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15233, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nevin Row (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); 841 Lincoln Avenue (about 700 feet away); Calvary United Methodist Church (about 800 feet away); Emmanuel Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Penn Snyder House
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By Mike Wintermantel, October 27, 2014
2. Birthplace of Gertrude Stein Marker
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(approx. 0.2 miles away); West Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Allegheny County Soldier's Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Peter C. Reiners Soldiers' Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
 
Also see . . .
1. Gertrude Stein. Poets.org (Submitted on October 27, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Gertrude Stein at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on October 27, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
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By Carl Van Vechten, January 4, 1935
3. Gertrude Stein
Library of Congress
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 27, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 439 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 27, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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