Harvey Toombs was an animator who worked on many classic films for the Disney Studios. His animation credits at Disney included Pinocchio, the
"Dance of the Hours" segment of
Fantasia, The Reluctant Dragon, Dumbo, Bambi, Saludos Amigos, Victory Through
Air Power, Home Defense, Donald's Off Day, the "Cold-Blooded
Penguin" segment of The Three
Caballeros, Donald's Crime, Make Mine Music, Song of the South, Fun and Fancy
Free, the "Once Upon a Wintertime", "Bumble Boogie",
"Johnny Appleseed" and "Blame It on the Samba" segments of Melody Time, The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad, Cinderella, Tomorrow We Diet!,
Alice in Wonderland, Teachers are People, Peter Pan, Melody, Ben and Me, Lady
and the Tramp, Sleeping Beauty, Donald in Mathmagic Land and How to Have an Accident at Work.
He was married to Imagineer and Disney Legend Leota Toombs
and the father of Imagineer Kim Irvine.