Gertrude Olmstead (1897-1975) was an American actress from
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Chicago. She appeared in over 50 films in the silent era, and with the advent of sound, her career quickly evaporated. She is best known for appearing opposite Rudolph Valentino in Cobra.

Olmstead died in Los Angeles in 1975 at 78.


  • The Monster (1925) - Toward the end of this film, Olmstead is atrapped down to a table.