Palatka, Main Street Community of the Month Posted on September 6, 2012 by Jon Congratulations to Palatka, Main Street Community of the Month for September 2012! Learn more about the Florida Main Street Program. Passengers aboard the Astatula (1890s) Front Street and the Saratoga Hotel (ca. 1900) Putnam House Hotel (ca. 1876) Search the Florida Photographic Collection to see more images of Palatka and its residents.