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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Max Fisher's retirement speech from United Brands
Chaim Weizmann Portrait
Peter Cummings describes what it's like to work with Max Fisher.
Max Fisher and President Ronald Reagan in the oval office.
Tribute to Max Fisher
Max Fisher's biographer, Peter Golden, details Fisher's extensive experience as a highly successful fundraiser.
Max and his wife Marjorie at the National Distinguished Leadership Award festivities.
Jane Sherman talks about her father's motivation to help rebuild Detroit after the 1967 riots.
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 Fisher speaks at the Allied Jewish Campaign fundraising event in 1958.
Jane Sherman talks about her father's success in fundraising.
Michigan GOP Honors
Max Fisher "A Man of Our Times"
Max Fisher Jewish Community Foundation Dedication
The Riverfront development in Detroit, part of the city's Renaissance led by Fisher and Taubman
Robert Aronson explains how Max Fisher has been indispensible to Israeli leaders in helping them deal with America.