Prince Akihito and Friends Eating Oysters
(Original Caption) Prince Enjoys US Oysters. Williamsburg, Virginia: Crown Prince Akihito of Japan (center) enjoys a dish of oysters at an oyster roast held during his visit to historic Williamsburg. With the 20-year-old heir-apparent to the Japanese throne are Governor John S. Battle (left) of Virginia and John D. Rockefeller III, former Chairman of the Board of Williamsburg. The Prince journeyed to Philadelphia for a visit to historic shrines there, after the tour of Williamsburg. September 15, 1953.