The Max M. Fisher Resource Center

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Letter from Max M. Fisher to The Texas Jewish Post in support of President Reagan's economic policy.
A 1966 Detroit Jewish News article titled "Israel is Facing Massive Absorption Job" quotes Max Fisher heavily.
Congratulatory letter from Henry Kissinger to Max Fisher on his receiving the National Distinguished Leadership Award in 1994.
Damon Keith explains how Henry Ford and Max Fisher were the leaders in Detroit in bringing the community back together after the Riots.
Gene Miller calls Max Fisher a Detroit legend.
Peter Cummings describes what it's like to work with Max Fisher.
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.
Max Fisher speaking to the General Assembly in Philadelphia in 1976.
Michigan GOP Honors
1960 UJA Overseas Report
Max Fisher with Richard Nixon in the White House
Max Fisher speaks at the Allied Jewish Campaign fundraising event in 1958.
Max Fisher and other Detroit Jewish Welfare Federation Pacesetters in 1965.
Letter to Max M. Fisher from Moshe Arad, former Israeli Ambassador to the United States.
Bar-Ilan Degree
"The Gang of Eight" article