Another city adjoins it called Altona, the park of which and the environs are the favourite Sunday lounge of the Hamburgers.
In 1819, Gauss measured a degree of latitude between Gottingen and Altona.
A royal decree, forbidding the continuation of this controversy, was read aloud in the Altona synagogue (February 7, 1753).
John Labadie died at Altona; a celebrated French enthusiast.
Later on she supported herself by keeping a boarding-school at Altona.
Moses Chages, formerly persecuted by him, now occupied an honored position in Altona.
A very good view of the shipping, and of Altona and the town and spires of Hamburgh.
Kussiel circulated extravagant letters on the subject, which came into the hands of Moses Chages in Altona.
She had also places of assignation with other gallants at private apartments, both in Hamburg and at Altona.
The newspapers reported the quarrel amongst the Jews regarding the rabbi of Altona.