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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Renaissance Center
Jewish Agency for Israel leaders Max M. Fisher and Louis Pincus in 1970.
United Jewish Appeal V-E Day Commemorative Medal
Elie Weisel, Max Fisher and Golda Meir
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.
A personal letter from Secretary of State George Shultz.
Michigan Senate 80th Birthday Honors
"Believe in a brighter future for Detroit" article
Bob McCabe describes his early days as president of Detroit Renaissance.
1960 UJA Overseas Report
Max Fisher, chairman of the board of directors, speaking at the United Brands Co. Annual Meeting in 1976.
Letter from Max M. Fisher to The Texas Jewish Post in support of President Reagan's economic policy.
Groundbreaking for Renaissance Center
The Detroit Riots of 1967
Jewish Statesmanship Award
Max Fisher with Leon Dulzin, Joseph Sternstein, Charlotte Jacobson, and Ephraim Evron at the American Assembly for Zionism and Israel in 1981.