Julia Bartlett Menke was born in Nevada on February 1, 1873. Menke was a resident of Ukiah in the 1890s. She soon settled in San Francisco where she painted Chinatown genre. She died there on September 1, 1943.
Exhibited: California State Fair, 1891.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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