The Termite Mound

Scroll down through the images below and see vintage footage of termite mounds in the dry grassy plains of Africa for a behind-the-scenes look at The American Museum of Natural History’s photo-archive associated with The Akeley Hall of African Mammals.

“Termite mound with two men standing adjacent to show scale, Africa,” AMNH Digital Special Collections.

“Lion atop termite mound, Botswana,” AMNH Digital Special Collections.

“Slender mongoose, on termite hill, Botswana,” AMNH Digital Special Collections.