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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Teaching Resources contain lesson plans focused on Max Fisher's four key values: Wisdom, Generosity, Service, and Leadership. Lessons include individual and group activities and trigger questions for further thought.

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Detroit News on July 15, 1971
Operation Exodus Campaign Inaugural meeting
Gerald Ford discusses Max Fisher's effectiveness.
Max Fisher presenting an award to Nate Appleman.
Max Fisher's retirement speech from United Brands
Max Fisher with Marjorie, Jane Sherman, and others at the JAFI Assembly in 1990.
Max Fisher, Golda Meir and others
Left to Right: Dan Lavin, Art Howard, Max Fisher, Abe Green, John Leerie, and Joseph Holtzman take a break for lunch during the 1956 Allied Jewish Campaign.
Max M. Fisher at the National Distinguished Leadership Award ceremony in 1994.
Congratulatory letter from George P. Shultz to Max Fisher on his receiving the National Distinguished Leadership Award in 1994.
1999, Michiganian of the Year Award
Congratulatory letter from President Bill Clinton to Max Fisher for receiving the National Distinguished Leadership Award in 1994.
Renaissance Center and Riverfront
Max with his daughter Mary at the American Jewish Committee's National Distinguished Leadership Award ceremony.
Robert Aronson talks about the quiet diplomat.