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Then-and-now pictures: Ritchie Highway in Glen Burnie

THEN: Traffic backs up on Ritchie Highway in Glen Burnie in July 1940. The highway was dedicated to former Gov. Albert Ritchie earlier that year. (Baltimore Sun, 19540)

NOW: Traffic passes through the intersection of Ritchie Highway and Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard in Glen Burnie. At almost 80 miles, Ritchie Highway — officially state Route 2 — is Maryland's longest highway. (Kim Hairston / Baltimore Sun, 2017)

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