The Lott Family Construction company is referenced in the note on the World Fair Photographs along with their telephone number.

There is a full voicemail box on the other end of the phone line, which refers to their website

(607) 218-5820

You can email them on

Lott Family Construction worked on


We went around and around — with last-minute changes and impossible deadlines — but we were able to help get this vision of the past, present and the future to open on time.

“it’s a small world”

For helping to build this boat ride around the world, founder Michael Lott was the first person ever to ride one of the most iconic theme park rides ever created.”


The owner and president is

Michael Lott

Michael Lott is the owner and president of Lott Family Construction. He’s a hands-on leader who’s not afraid to get those hands dirty. He’s had experience in every aspect of construction, and looks at every challenge as an opportunity.


 A brief history

We then received notoriety when WED Enterprises and the Walt Disney Company asked us to help build exhibits for the 1964 New York World’s Fair. Working on “it’s a small world” and the Carousel of Progress, Michael worked with Walt Disney personally to bring his vision to life.