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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Letter to Max M. Fisher from Moshe Arad, former Israeli Ambassador to the United States.
Groundbreaking on the Riverfront Apartments
Bob McCabe describes his early days as president of Detroit Renaissance.
United Jewish Appeal LBJ Plaque
1994 National Distinguished Leadership Award ceremony program showing Peter Golden and Mary Fisher as guest speakers.
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.
New Detroit article
Elie Weisel, Max Fisher and Golda Meir
HUD Certificate of Appreciation
In 1974, the Hadassah Wizo of Canada, a Jewish women's philanthropic organization, inscribed Max Fisher as a governor of the Haifa Community College in Winnipeg.
Max Fisher at his office in the Fisher Building.
United Jewish Appeal V-E Day Commemorative Medal
A personal letter from Secretary of State George Shultz.
Max Fisher, chairman of the board of directors, speaking at the United Brands Co. Annual Meeting in 1976.
Operation Exodus Campaign Inaugural meeting
Left to Right: Alan E. Schwartz, Joseph L. Hudson, Robert E. McCabe, Max M. Fisher, A. Alfred Taubman