Historic Sites of Manitoba: Slobinsky Warehouse (24-28 Derby Street, Winnipeg)

This three-storey brick building on Derby Street in Winnipeg was designed by local architect Max Zev Blankstein and built in 1918 for a wholesale grocery business founded by brothers Abraham Slobinsky and Mandel F. Slobinsky.

Slobinsky Warehouse

Slobinsky Warehouse (May 2022)
Source: Jordan Makichuk

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.90817, W97.13704
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Max Zev Blankstein (1874-1931)

Memorable Manitobans: Abraham Slobinsky (1862-1933)


“The business man and the government liquor control act,” Manitoba Free Press, 18 June 1923, page 3.

“Abraham Slobinsky, well known Jewish winnipeger, dies,” Manitoba Free Press, 18 June 1923, page 3.

Henderson’s Winnipeg and Brandon Directories, Peel’s Prairie Provinces, University of Alberta Libraries.

Max Zev Blankstein, Winnipeg Architecture Foundation.

Max Blankstein: Architect by Murray Peterson, Winnipeg Architecture Foundation, 2022.

This page was prepared by Jordan Makichuk and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 4 December 2022

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