Homer Quincy Adams (1918-1994) came to Boynton in 1924 with his family, including his father, Samuel Adams (1877-1962) and mother Ella Meredith Adams (1885-1973) and was a well-known charter boat captain from about 1945 to 1974. He met his wife, Shirley Metcalf (1928-2012) when she was a guest on his boat in 1950.
- 1992 Oral History Interview: Interviewed by Caryn Neumann on 17 August 1992 for the Boynton Beach City Library Oral History Project. Wide variety of topics briefly covered, including his father's work as a builder in the area; where the African-American sections of town were; and his experiences as a charter boat captain and who the other charter boat captains in the area were. Also mentions being a newspaper boy, his favorite teachers at Boynton Elementary School, and taking his boat up the Spanish River to protect it during the 1947 hurricane.
Listen to the interview on the Internet Archive (transcription available)