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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Special Consultant to the President on Voluntary Action
Max Fisher next to his sculpture at the Jewish Community Center in West Bloomfield.
Max Fisher, Paul Milstein and Seymour Milstein
Max Fisher in 1977
Max Fisher presenting an award to Nate Appleman.
In 1999 Max Fisher was named a Michiganian of the Year by The Detroit News.
Max Fisher's retirement speech from United Brands
Max M. Fisher prepares to accept the National Distinguished Leadership Award from the American Jewish Committee in 1994.
Abba Eban dinner
Michigan GOP Honors
Max Fisher with future Israeli President Ephraim Katzir and Louis Pincus at the Founding Assembly for the Reconstituted JAFI in Jerusalem in 1971.
Max Fisher Jewish Community Foundation Dedication
Left to Right: Alan E. Schwartz, Joseph L. Hudson, Robert E. McCabe, Max M. Fisher, A. Alfred Taubman
Congratulatory letter from President Gerald Ford to Max Fisher on his receiving the National Distinguished Leadership Award in 1994.
In the Fall of 1971, Henry Ford undertook the largest single building venture in Detroit’s history. The project was the Renaissance Center, also known as “RenCen.”
Hebrew University of Jerusalem Honorary Doctorate