The Max M. Fisher Resource Center

The Resource Center provides access to a database of photos, video clips, letters, documents, newspaper articles, awards and other archival material. There are several user-friendly ways to search the Resource Center. The “Quick Search” field above offers a keyword search for those who know what they are looking for. Searches can also be filtered by Topic and Type from the pull-down menus to the right. Click on any item on this screen to see more detailed information. On each detail page, click on the Related Resources for additional items of related interest.

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Congratulatory letter from Alexander Haig to Max Fisher on his receiving the National Distinguished Leadership Award in 1994.
Letter to Max M. Fisher from Jack J. Spitzer, President of B'nai B'rith International.
Gerald Ford recalls Max Fisher's effective fundraising.
Max Fisher, Paul Milstein and Seymour Milstein
Congratulatory letter from President Bill Clinton to Max Fisher for receiving the National Distinguished Leadership Award in 1994.
Max Fisher; Former Mayor of Detroit Coleman Young; Former Governor of Michigan William Milliken
Henry Ford II presents a check to Max M. Fisher and the United Jewish Appeal.
Peter Golden offers an enlightening quote about Max Fisher from Ronald Reagan.
Max and Marjorie Fisher with Henry Ford II and his wife, Christina, during a trip to Israel in 1972.
Letter to Max M. Fisher from Moshe Arad, former Israeli Ambassador to the United States.
United Jewish Appeal V-E Day Commemorative Medal
Jewish Welfare Federation Plaque
Letter from Max M. Fisher to President Nixon concerning Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir's 1969 visit.
Max Fisher fundraising at the famous annual Fisher Meeting in his home, 1984.
Letters congratulating Max Fisher on his 1971 "What Can We Do for Detroit?" speech.