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The Max M. Fisher Resource Center

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Henry Ford II presents a check to Max M. Fisher and the United Jewish Appeal.
In 1984, Max Fisher wrote an article for the Detroit Free Press titled "Believe in a brighter future for Detroit."
Max Fisher next to his sculpture at the Jewish Community Center in West Bloomfield.
Robert Aronson talks about the quiet diplomat.
Letter from Max M. Fisher to White House Chief of Staff John Sununu concerning U.S. policy toward Jerusalem.
Max Fisher and George Shultz with Jane Sherman at the Council of Jewish Federations General Assembly in San Francisco in 1990, during which Shultz was presented the Human Rights Award by his longtime friend Fisher.
Michigan GOP Honors
Max Fisher, chairman of the board of directors, speaking at the United Brands Co. Annual Meeting in 1976.
Renaissance Center and Riverfront
Mary Fisher on Max's ability to find the solution.
Congratulatory letter from President Ronald Reagan to Max Fisher on his receiving the National Distinguished Leadership Award in 1994.
Max and Marjorie Fisher with Henry Ford II and his wife, Christina, during a trip to Israel in 1972.
Jewish Welfare Federation Plaque
Damon Keith explains how Henry Ford and Max Fisher were the leaders in Detroit in bringing the community back together after the Riots.
Groundbreaking for Renaissance Center
Jane Sherman talks about her father's motivation to help rebuild Detroit after the 1967 riots.