Welcome to the Salt Story Archive. Since 1973 the students of the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies have been capturing the culture, people, and landscape of Maine. Now this wealth of collective work is available online. Hear voices of Maine in radio stories about triumph and loss. See faces of Maine in over four decades of photographs. See people and places in Maine using multimedia. Read stories about the people of Maine that make this state the varied and storied place it is. View the full versions of every Salt Magazine and published book. Scroll down to start exploring.