The Max M. Fisher Resource Center

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Correspondence between Max M. Fisher and Judge Sherman C. Finesilver concerning the Rogers Plan.
Congratulatory letter from President Bill Clinton to Max Fisher for receiving the National Distinguished Leadership Award in 1994.
Max Fisher's retirement speech from United Brands
Jane Sherman talks about her father's motivation to help rebuild Detroit after the 1967 riots.
In 1999 Max Fisher was named a Michiganian of the Year by The Detroit News.
1990 letter from Max M. Fisher to Secretary of State Jim Baker concerning Middle East peace policy.
Robert Aronson explains that Max Fisher could ask people for money effectively and get what he asked for.
A personal letter from Secretary of State George Shultz.
Max Fisher with Leon Dulzin, Joseph Sternstein, Charlotte Jacobson, and Ephraim Evron at the American Assembly for Zionism and Israel in 1981.
1994 National Distinguished Leadership Award ceremony program showing Peter Golden and Mary Fisher as guest speakers.
Max Fisher in front of the iconic Fisher Building in Detroit, and in his office on the 22nd floor.
Max Fisher in 25 words or less poster.
Max Fisher at his office in the Fisher Building.
Renaissance Center
Jewish Agency for Israel leaders Max M. Fisher and Louis Pincus in 1970.
Letter from Max M. Fisher to The Texas Jewish Post in support of President Reagan's economic policy.