The Max M. Fisher Resource Center

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Peter Golden, Max Fisher's biographer, on Fisher's role as conduit in deals between US and Israel.
Notes and text for Max Fisher's speech to the Detroit Renaissance meeting.
Max Fisher speaking to the General Assembly in Philadelphia in 1976.
Renaissance Center and Riverfront
Max M. Fisher at the National Distinguished Leadership Award ceremony in 1994.
1994 National Distinguished Leadership Award ceremony program showing Peter Golden and Mary Fisher as guest speakers.
Peter Golden offers an enlightening quote about Max Fisher from Ronald Reagan.
Max Fisher with former Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion and Rabbi Shlomo Goren at the Founding Assembly of the RAFI in June 1971.
Max Fisher agrees to serve as Chairman of New Detroit during a meeting at McGregor Conference Center on the Campus of Wayne State University.
Max M. Fisher at the National Distinguished Leadership Award ceremony in 1994.
Anti-Defamation League Honors
Michigan Senate 80th Birthday Honors
Jewish Agency for Israel leaders Max M. Fisher and Louis Pincus in 1970.
In 1988, Max Fisher was awarded this elaborate Shield of Zion by the American Zionist Federation of Los Angeles.
Max Fisher; Former Mayor of Detroit Coleman Young; Former Governor of Michigan William Milliken