n.1.A woman who manages a boat.
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Whether you are a soldier who was once left behind in the unforgiving climate of 1970s Cambodia, a freight conductor from La Crosse, or a boatwoman living the emancipated life of a river-rat in Red Wing, Minnesota, you have a story to tell about your understanding of the earth around you.
WORKING GIRL: A boatwoman at rudder with decorative ropework.
EXHIBITION: EmmaWalmsley and Sarah Han in traditional costume, left, curator Betty Yao MBE looking at a picture of a Boatwoman in 1869-70