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This vignette shows El Septentrion in Chihuahua and comes from a beautiful map dated 1885 from the David Rumsey Map Collection at the University of Texas at Austin.  Inset chart on the original full-sized map Carta Minera shows the production of gold and silver throughout the country. The surrounding vignettes are of the mining towns and cities, and some mines.

Vignette from 1885 map showing El Septentrion Chihuahua

Vignette from 1885 map showing El Septentrion Chihuahua