These videos chronicle some of the early history of Alcoholics Anonymous (A.A.), the organization where the 12 Steps were originally developed.

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Bill and Lois

Video of Bill Wilson, one of the co-founders of A.A., and his wife Lois as they talk about how A.A. got started and about the early years.



This 30 minute program provides a historical retrospective on the Alcoholics Anonymous program and the many people involved.


History of A.A.

This is a 10 minute recording of Bill Wilson giving a talk about the beginning and early history of Alcoholics Anonymous.