Carolyn G has left a new comment on your post "VIRGINIA, Richmond":
Found this in United States Provost Marshal Files of Individual Citizens 1861-1866 on Familysearch.org:
Libby Prison, Richmond Virginia. February 18th, 1866.
W. W. Beckwith:
Sir: Thair is one EMANUEL WAIT (colored) confined hear under the charge of murder. He wishes to see you on Business.
J. T. Tipping, Turnkey